[Samba] NT4 with Samba4

Sonic sonicsmith at gmail.com
Tue Jan 31 22:49:14 UTC 2017

On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 4:38 PM, Gaiseric Vandal via samba
<samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> I am surprised that you were even able to join NT4 to a "classic" domain
> with Samba 4.x.

Yes, that works quite fine with some tweaking of the smb.conf parameters.

> On the NT4 machine that does work, which account does the System Attendant
> svc run under?

In this case an account named "exsrvrservice".

> Does that service account belong to domain groups?


> On the NT4 machine in the AD domain, did that service even get created ?

It was created during the "Classic Upgrade" process like the rest of
the accounts. Before the upgrade all worked fine, after the problem
I'm doing the testing using VM's and LXC's allowing returns to
different snapshot points.


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